29 November 2017

Community Engagement Officer

Fixed-term appointment (with possible extension)
Reference no. 1722

If you love talking to students, and are looking for a chance to work in the higher education sector, this could be a great opportunity for you.

UAC is the largest tertiary admissions centre in Australia. Owned by universities in NSW and the ACT, UAC operates through the New South Wales Vice Chancellors’ Committee.

Our mission is to be at the forefront of access to higher education. We provide excellence in admissions services through the development of innovative software solutions and the engagement of skilled and dedicated staff. Central to our mission is the belief in the value of education and a commitment to providing opportunities to access higher education for all people.

As Community Engagement Officer you will be part of a small team responsible for delivering UAC’s community engagement strategy, in particular liaising with secondary school students, their parents and teachers across NSW and ACT. You will play a key role in helping those students and other members of the community transition to higher education.

This a fixed-term position initially for 8 months from February 2018. The ability to travel across Australia is essential for this position. The successful applicant must hold a current NSW driver’s licence.

Remuneration: The salary range for this position at Grade 5 is $81,115.42 – $90,898.14 per annum (includes base salary plus 9.5% employer superannuation contributions). Initial appointment to a step within Grade 5 will be based on relevant knowledge and experience.

If this is an opportunity of interest to you, please download this Information Package (you need to download all files to apply for this position):

For your application to be considered, you must provide a written response to each of the selection criteria listed in the Position Description. Your application should also include your resume, copies of qualifications and the position reference number.

Send your application to: jobs@uac.edu.au

Enquiries: email jobs@uac.edu.au

Closing date: 4.30pm Wednesday 13 December 2017